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Bishops Waltham and Soberton Police Local Neighbourhood

PS Stuart Gilmour leads the Winchester Greater Neighbourhood team based at Bishops Waltham.

The Bishops Waltham and Soberton neighbourhood also includes the villages of Newtown and Swanmore

PCSO Sarah McCulloch and PCSO Owen Reeves are the designated officers for the Bishops Waltham and Soberton neighbourhood. PCSO McCulloch has responsibility for Bishops Waltham and Swanmore whilst PCSO Reeves has ownership of Soberton and Newtown as part of a wider responsibility for villages located along the A32 corridor to West Meon

PACT (Police and Communities Together) meetings are held approximately every six months. These are open meetings where police and the community can agree local policing priorities for the next six months going forward.

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Map of the Bishops Waltham and Soberton Policing Area

Yellow markers represent Police Forces and the red markers represent neighbourhoods within Hampshire Constabulary.

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Towns and Villages within the Bishops Waltham and Soberton Neighbourhood

The Bishops Waltham and Soberton is policed by the Hampshire Constabulary and covers the following settlements.

Settlements located within Bishops Waltham and Soberton
Name Type County
Bishop's Waltham Town Hampshire
Hundred Acres Village Hampshire
Newtown Village Hampshire
Soberton Village Hampshire
Soberton Heath Village Hampshire
Swanmore Village Hampshire
Waltham Chase Village Hampshire

Worst Locations for Crime within the Bishops Waltham and Soberton neighbourhood

April

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Bishops Waltham and Soberton neighbourhood in April 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
Bishop's WalthamtownHampshireOn or near Claylands Court4
Bishop's WalthamtownHampshireOn or near Elm Road4
SwanmorevillageHampshireOn or near Old Spring Lane4
Bishop's WalthamtownHampshireOn or near Malt Lane3

March

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Bishops Waltham and Soberton neighbourhood in March 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
SwanmorevillageHampshireOn or near Crofton Way5
Bishop's WalthamtownHampshireOn or near Malt Lane2
Bishop's WalthamtownHampshireOn or near Siskin Close2

February

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Bishops Waltham and Soberton neighbourhood in February 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
SwanmorevillageHampshireOn or near Parking Area2
SwanmorevillageHampshireOn or near Glendale2
Bishop's WalthamtownHampshireOn or near Brooklands Road2
Bishop's WalthamtownHampshireOn or near Station Road2

Neighbourhood Events for Bishops Waltham and Soberton

TitleDescriptionDates
Public Neighbourhood Meeting

meeting

PCSO Sarah McCulloch will be holding a Beat Surgery in the reception of Meon Valley Police Station on Wednesday 20th February 2019 14.30 - 16.00. This will be an opportunity for members of the public to come and have a chat with regards to any concerns they may have.

Start: 12/06/2019 14:30

End: 12/06/2019 16:00

Police Officer Information for Bishops Waltham and Soberton

NameRankBio
Stuart Gilmour Sgt

I joined Hampshire Constabulary in 1995. I have worked in many departments and have been within the safer neighbourhood team since January 2013. I am currently working from Bishops Waltham Police Station responsible for the Winchester Greater Neighbourhood Police Team. Since 1st April 2015 I have had sole responsibility for five neighbourhoods and supervision of thirteen safer neighbourhood officers consisting of both police officers and police community support officers. I try to attend four geographical community meetings half yearly in Colden Common or Twyford, Bishops Waltham, Denmead and Upper Meon Valley as well as attending annual parish meetings when I am available.

Sarah McCULLOCH PCSO

I became a PCSO for Hampshire Constabulary in February 2007 & my role is to engage with the local community & find out about any issues that affect quality of life. I regularly conduct patrols in the village of Bishops Waltham & Swanmore, I also deal with low level crime & anti social behaviour. I work alongside my Police Officer colleagues supporting them in front line policing carrying out duties such as house to house enquiries, providing crime prevention advice and visiting victims of crime.

Owen Reeves PCSO

Hello, I'm Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) Owen Reeves. I joined Hampshire Constabulary in 2007, and after training at Netley and a short training period in Southsea, I have been stationed at Meon Valley Police Station in Bishops Waltham as part of the Meon Valley Safer Neighbourhoods Team (SNT). The communities that I currently have particular responsibility for are Droxford, Corhampton, Meonstoke, Exton, Warnford, West Meon and Hambledon.

I have regular beat surgeries in your community and attend public meetings such as Parish Council Meetings. These engagements are advertised on this site. If you have any issues you wish to discuss please come along to one of these engagements or make contact at any time by calling 101 or 0845 045 45 45. Or you can E-mail me at owen.reeves@hampshire.pnn.police.uk

Neighbourhood Priorities for Bishops Waltham and Soberton

IssueActionDates

ASB
Anti Social Behaviour and concerns raised about groups of young people gathering in the High Street and other public places including Hoe Road and Priory Park in the village of Bishops Waltham.

High Street
Bishops Waltham
Southampton
Hampshire
SO32 1AA

Patrols are still carried out by PCSO McCulloch in all the locations that cause concern to local residents.
Total Activity for this Problem/Issue :
10 Public Update(s)
1 Supervisor Review(s)

Issue dated: 21/10/2014

Action dated: 04/10/2017

Street Crime Within Bishops Waltham and Soberton

Last Update April.

LocationTypeOutcome
A32 Burglary Under investigation
A32 Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
A32 Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Albert Road Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Basingwell Street Lower Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Cedar Court Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Claylands Court Bicycle theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Claylands Court Burglary Under investigation
Claylands Court Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Claylands Court Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Claylands Road Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Crofton Way Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Crofton Way Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Cunningham Avenue Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Donigers Close Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Dradfield Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Elm Road Anti-social behaviour
Elm Road Anti-social behaviour
Elm Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Elm Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Folly Field Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Gunners Park Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Heath Road Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Lower Chase Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Malt Lane Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Malt Lane Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Malt Lane Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Old Spring Lane Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Old Spring Lane Drugs Under investigation
Old Spring Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Old Spring Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Park Lane Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Parking Area Other theft Under investigation
Parking Area Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Parking Area Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Petrol Station Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Selworth Lane Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Shoot Hill Other crime Under investigation
Shore Lane Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Sycamore Road Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Willows Close Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Willows Close Other theft Under investigation
Willows Close Public order Under investigation
Winchester Road Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified